If you are planning on leaving or returning to practice during or shortly after the renewal period, there are specific dates and deadlines to be aware of.
No. However, you can use the follow titles depending on your qualifications:
Apply: Complete and submit the
Application for Resignation of Registration to Registration Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check with your disability insurance company before you make changes to your status. Some disability carriers may require you to maintain practising or non-practising registration to receive benefits.
If you are a former or non-practising BCCNM registrant, you must submit a reinstatement application to return to practice. BCCNM recommends submitting applications for registration a minimum of 4-6 weeks in advance of your anticipated registration date. If you believe your application may be considered complex, you may wish to submit your application earlier.
Proof of completion of competency requirements: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), emergency skills (ES), fetal health surviellance (FHS), and Neonatal resuscitation (NRP).
New registrant documentation: If you were subject to the
Policy on New Registrant Requirements and did not complete the requires prior to leaving practice, you will need to submit an updated
New Registrant Mentorship Agreement.
Certificate of completion for Opioids and Benzodiazepines: Safe prescribing for Midwives course (if applicable)
Identification: Two notarized copies of two pieces of identification if you have not previoulsy submitted these to BCCNM as part of an application.
Learn more about accepted forms of identification.
Letters of standing: A letter of standing and professional conduct/verification of registraton from any regulator with which you have held or currently hold registration. This must be received by BCCNM directly from the regulator.
Criminal record check: You will be asked to consent to a criminal record check.
Form 104 Application for Reinstatement of Midwife Registration.
If you are applying for reinstatement of practising midwife registration, you must also complete and submit Form 131 Quality Assurance Declaration of Currency and Competency with your application.
Fees: You will pay a $230+GST reinstatement application fee when your application is submitted. Reinstatement fees are non-refundable, so ensure you are ready to proceed before you pay.
The registration team will contact you if there are outstanding documents that BCCNM needs to proceed with your application.